[ den-bee-sheer, -sher ]
/ ˈdɛn biˌʃɪər, -ʃər /
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a historic county in Clywd in N Wales.
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Also called Denbigh.
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How to use Denbighshire in a sentence
Soon afterwards it again becomes wholly Welsh for a brief while, and forms the boundary between Denbighshire and Flint.
We would like to thank Llangollen Library, Denbighshire, for allowing access to the copy from which this transcription was made.The "Ladies of Llangollen"|John Hicklin
The human remains examined by Busk are of precisely the same type as those of Denbighshire.
Wrexam is the largest town in North Wales, and its parish the most numerous; it is the principal town of Denbighshire.The Eve of All-Hallows, v. 2 of 3|Matthew Weld Hartstonge
About four-and-thirty years ago I was traveling through Denbighshire upon a mission which needed dispatch.
British Dictionary definitions for Denbighshire
/ (ˈdɛnbɪˌʃɪə, -ʃə) /
a county of N Wales: split between Clwyd and Gwynedd in 1974; reinstated with different boundaries in 1996: borders the Irish Sea, with the Cambrian Mountains in the south: chiefly agricultural. Administrative centre: Ruthin. Pop: 94 900 (2003 est). Area: 844 sq km (327 sq miles)
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